Memorial Day Ceremonies To Be Held Across The Bluegrass

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 5/27/2013 10:05 am
Fallen soldiers will be honored in ceremonies across the Bluegrass today.

  • 10:30 a.m.-Pat Whitt, who served in the Army during the Vietnam era, will speak at the Thomson-Hood Veteran Center in Wilmore at a program to honor residents of the center who have passed away in the past year. There will be a final roll call, slide show, lighting of candles, and playing of Taps.
  • 11:00 a.m.-Former Colonel David Preston M.D., Chief of Urology at the Lexington VA Medical Center, will speak at a ceremony at http://www.campnelson.org/home.htmin Nicholasville that will honor military casualties through a cannon salute, rifle salute, presentation of colors, and a wreath laying.
  • 11:00 a.m.-The Lexington National Cemetery will be the site of an event that will feature presentation of the Colors, playing of Taps, a ceremonial firing detail, and remarks by Mayor Jim Gray.
  • Click here to find details about more Memorial Day events throughout Kentucky.


Share
Most Popular
Former Kentucky coach charged with sex abuse
A former western Kentucky high school football coach has been charged with sexual abuse and inducing a minor into a sexual performance.
Police: Vehicle Runs Over Man During Delivery at Paul Miller Ford
According to Lexington Police, a man was working a delivery in the back of Paul Miller Ford when a vehicle rolled over his legs.
Police: Couple Admits to Feeding 4-Year-Old Hot Sauce & Vinegar as Punishment
A mother and her boyfriend have confessed to forcing their four-year-old to eat hot sauce and vinegar as punishment, according to an arrest warrant.
2014 36 Blitz: Bath County Wildcats
Wildcats Aim To Take Two Steps Forward After Step-back in 2013 Video Video
2014 36 Blitz: Corbin Redhounds
Perennial power under new leadership with unlikely connection to the program. Video Video
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.